Arthralgia is found among people who take Levaquin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Sinusitis . We study 27,680 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,517 have Arthralgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Arthralgia and more.
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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Levaquin 28,497 users)
Arthralgia (joint pain) has been reported by people with rashes, high blood cholesterol, pain in extremity, fall, cardiac disorder (latest reports from 114,897 Arthralgia patients).
On Jul, 20, 2016
27,680 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 3,517 people (12.71%) have Arthralgia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am 62 and was prescribed Levaquin for pneumonia in January . I started having regular drop attacks and I had hoped they would go away when I stopped the drug. While they aren't as frequent, they are still occurring on a weekly basis. I recently broke my big toe in two places which has made walking even more difficult. Additionally , i had a short series of drop attacks last summer when I was on some antibiotics ( I don't know if it was levaquin, but I think it was.) During that brief period that I had the attacks ( about 6 weeks) I had a drop attack that resulted in two broken ribs in my back. Since those did stop, I did not pursue a diagnosis and had been fine until the recent reuse of levaquin. I don't know what to do or which DR to see? Any suggestions? I am becoming paranoid about waking!
I am 62 and was prescribed Levaquin for pneumonia in January . I started having regular drop attacks and I had hoped they would go away when I stopped the drug. While they aren't as frequent, they are still occurring on a weekly basis. I recently broke my big toe in two places which has made ...
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On 6-27-2015 a had full blown cardiac arrest at 7:15am.I was admitted to Loma Linda University hospital E.R with pneumonia and was administered 750 mil. of Levaquin through IV.I was in Atrial Fibrillation at the time with a HR. of close to 2oo bpm.I was clinically dead for 45 minutes.
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